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Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB) vs Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPad Air 2 vs Xiaomi Redmi 7A devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Xiaomi Redmi 7A X15Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Apple iPad Air 2 X19Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


15 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)vsRedmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
 5 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (117GB user available)vs32GB (21GB user available)
 57%57%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, glass frontvsPlastic body, glass front
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitvsTFT LCD IPS
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs720x1440 pixels
 78%78%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs5.45"
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
 84%84%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs4000 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported

19 Advantages Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)vsiPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
 66%66%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Cores
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 169%100%
+Lighter
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs444 grams (15.54 ounces)
 12%12%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
295 PPIvs264 PPI
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 9%9%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.2 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

19 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
ModeliPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Also known asiPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular (4G LTE), iPad 6Xiaomi Redmi 7A M1903C3EC, M1903C3EE, M1903C3ET, Xiaomi Pine
Country or region availableVarious (International)China
BrandAppleXiaomi
Release dateOctober, 2014June, 2019
Depth6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)9.55 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)70.41 x 146.3 millimeters (2.77 x 5.76 in)
Weight444 grams (15.54 ounces)165 grams (5.78 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Operating systemiOS 8.0Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateiPadOS 13feature not registered
HardwareApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A8X (20nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SDM439 (12nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple CycloneOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.45Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GXA6850 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 505 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (117GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitTFT LCD IPS
Screen size9.7" inches5.45" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~74.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels720x1440 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Main camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Front camera1.2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
- 18:9 display ratio
- Sony IMX486 back camera sensor
- WiFi Display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity7340 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/2A=10W
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registered27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Xiaomi Redmi 7A (13MP 32GB/3GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.74 W/Kg (head) | 0.79 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered